Sunday 10:00-11:00pm (Repeated Thursday 6am)
Jeremy Rees plays Soul, Blues & Jazz records – hits & rarities – from the 1950 to 1969, including a Top 3 R&B from a given year.
Regular featured artists include: Shirley Bassey; Aretha Franklin; Solomon Burke; Arthur Alexander; BB King; Dinah Washington; Ella Fitzgerald; Etta James; Fats Domino; Frank Sinatra; Ike & Tina Turner; Irma Thomas; Marvin Gaye; Alma Cogan; Buddy Guy; Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland; Carla Thomas; Della Reece; Dusty Springfield; Esther Phillips; The Four Tops; Gladys Knight & The Pips; Helen Shapiro; Howlin’ Wolf; Jackie Wilson; James Brown; James Carr; Mable John; Mary Wells; Muddy Waters; Otis Redding; Peggy Lee; Ray Charles; Ruth Brown; Sam Cooke; Stevie Wonder; The Supremes; The Temptations and Timi Yuro
Jezza was one of the original launch team for Radio Cardiff in 2007, and has been here ever since. He previously hosted Legends (2007-10); Soulful Saturday (2009-16); Sweet Company (2016-18 – along with pianist Rachel Lewis); and Soul of The Blues (2012-19)
You can also hear him on presenting the Radio Cardiff Local News and ‘Day by Day’ on Tuesdays.
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